Osher Classes for Older Adults offered in Grundy County

University of Missouri Extensions’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute delivers courses designed to complement the interests, concerns and lifestyles of the over-50 adult.  New programs for Fall 2014 include Researching Your Family History which will run weekly from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Tuesdays starting on September 9 and ending October 28.  Also offered is Travels with Sharon which will run weekly from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Thursdays starting on September 11 and ending on October 30. For more information, click here or contact the Grundy County Office 660-359-4040 ext. 8

Build Your Board

Build Your Board is a convenient training program designed specifically for board members of non-profit organizations. Created by University of Missouri Extension community development specialists with over 50 years of combined experience in the field, the information presented is reliable and resourceful.

Online training offers convenience and flexibility. Participants can log in at any time and can take all 16 lessons at once or can break the training up in 15-minute intervals. No meetings to attend and no travel expenses mean both time and money will be saved.  http://extension.missouri.edu/nonprofit/build-your-board.aspx

Your community classroom

MU Extension is the University of Missouri’s classroom in Grundy County. We connect people to research-based education to enrich the quality of life and enhance the economic well-being of our communities. MU Extension is your one-stop source for practical education and information on almost anything.

MU Extension partners with the Grundy County Commission and other local organizations to provide education, information and services that meet people’s needs. The elected and appointed members of the University of Missouri Extension Council of Grundy County help identify those needs to ensure that our educational programs are relevant, reliable and responsive.

Whether it’s resources for you or your family, farm, business or community, we invite you to explore our website, call or email to learn how we can help you.

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Northwest Missouri Extension News You Can Use

This monthly newsletter provides practical advice on a variety of subjects and reports on extension activities throughout the region. Northwest Missouri Extension News You Can Use